The Auto Channel
The Largest Independent Automotive Research Resource
The Largest Independent Automotive Research Resource
Official Website of the New Car Buyer

News By Topic: J. Heilig

2019 Cadillac XT4 AWD Sport Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Cadillac XT4 AWD Sport Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Cadillac XT4 AWD Sport ENGINE: 2.0-liter turbocharged 4 TRANSMISSION: 9-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 237 hp @ 5,000 rpm/258 lb.-ft. @ 1,500-4,000 rpm WHEELBASE: 109.4 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid Review By John Heilig

2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid Review By John Heilig

REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Plug-In Hybrid ENGINE: 2.0-liter Boxer 4 TRANSMISSION: Lineartonic CVT HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 123 hp @ 5,600 rpm (148 combined horsepower)/134 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 rpm WHEELBASE: 104.9 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Nissan Pathfinder SL 4WD Rock Creek Edition Review By John Heilig

2019 Nissan Pathfinder SL 4WD Rock Creek Edition Review By John Heilig

2019 Nissan Pathfinder SL 4WD Rock Creek Edition ENGINE: 3.5-liter V6 TRANSMISSION: Xtronic CVT HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 284 hp @ 6,400 rpm/259 lb.-ft. @ 4,800 rpm WHEELBASE: 114.2 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio AWD Review By John Heilig

2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio AWD Review By John Heilig

2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio AWD Review; Based on the Giulia sedan, the Stelvio isn’t some cobbled together shot at making an SUV, or more accurately a CUV. Nah, it’s quality at every corner , with luxury and performance in spades. Take the engine, for example. ... Continue reading

2019 BMW X5 xDrive40i Review By John Heilig

2019 BMW X5 xDrive40i Review By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 BMW X5 xDrive 40i ENGINE: 3.0-liter twin turbo I-6 TRANSMISSION: 8-speed automatic with sport-manual shift modes HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 335 hp @ 5,500-6,500 rpm/330 lb.-ft. @ 1,500-5,200 rpm WHEELBASE: 117. ... Continue reading

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback ENGINE: 2.0-liter DOHC I-4 TRANSMISSION: CVT with paddles HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 168 hp @ 6,600 rpm/151 lb.-ft. @ 4,400 rpm WHEELBASE: 103.9 in. ... Continue reading

New Car Review: 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Rabbit Edition Review By John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

New Car Review: 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI Rabbit Edition Review By John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

When it comes to automobiles, I am schizophrenic. My demographic group and my hair color lead me to large, comfortable American sedans. However, I was weaned on small British sports cars and the thrill of driving a fun small car is still in my blood. AGE By John Heilig Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Mid-Atlantic Bureau ... Continue reading

2019 Nissan Altima SV Review By John Heilig

2019 Nissan Altima SV Review By John Heilig

REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Nissan Altima SV ENGINE: 2.5-liter DOHC I-4 TRANSMISSION: Xtronic CVT HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 188 hp @ 6,000 rpm/180 lb.-ft. @ 3,600 rpm WHEELBASE: 111.0 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt Review +VIDEO By John Heilig

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt Review +VIDEO By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt ENGINE: 5.0-liter V8 TRANSMISSION: 6-speed manual HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 480 hp @ 7,000 rpm/420 lb.-ft. @ 4,600 rpm WHEELBASE: 107.1 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Chevrolet Tahoe 4WD Premier Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Chevrolet Tahoe 4WD Premier Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

The Chevy Tahoe is a large, luxurious SUV with the comfort of a large sedan and the utility of a major cargo carrier. ... Continue reading

2019 Buick Enclave Avenir AWD Review By John Heilig

2019 Buick Enclave Avenir AWD Review By John Heilig

REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Buick Enclave Avenir AWD ENGINE: 3.6-liter V6 TRANSMISSION: 9-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 310 hp @ 6,800 rpm/266 lb.-ft. @ 2,800 rpm WHEELBASE: 120.9 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Toyota Camry XSE Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Toyota Camry XSE Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

We had a fun week in the Toyota Camry with many miles added to the odometer. It proved to be a comfortable good driver/rider with enough interior styling touches to make it interesting. ... Continue reading

2019 Cadillac Escalade ESV Review By John Heilig

2019 Cadillac Escalade ESV Review By John Heilig

THE AUTO PAGE By John Heilig Senior Editor and Bureau Chief Mid-Atlantic Bureau The Auto Channel REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Cadillac Escalade ESV ENGINE: 6.2-liter V8 TRANSMISSION: 10-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 420 hp @ 5,600 rpm/450 lb.-ft. @ 4,100 rpm WHEELBASE: 130.0 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Kia Optima SX Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

2019 Kia Optima SX Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved

REVIEWED MODEL: 2019 Kia Optima SX ENGINE: 2.0-liter turbocharged 4 TRANSMISSION: 6-speed automatic HORSEPOWER/TORQUE: 245 hp @ 6,000 rpm/260 lb.-ft. @ 1,350-4,000 rpm WHEELBASE: 110.4 in. ... Continue reading

2019 Jeep Renegade Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

2019 Jeep Renegade Review by John Heilig - It's E15 Approved +VIDEO

It may carry the Jeep name, but the Renegade is really a Fiat 500X and as such serves only to detract from the classic Jeep name. ... Continue reading

Search The Auto Channel

The Auto Channel content library (since 1996) has grown to become the world’s most extensive and complete interactive archive of automotive centric news, articles, reviews and intense event coverage, presented to viewers as Text, Video and Images.

The Auto Channel Content by Topic

Vehicle manufacturers and alt fuels.

Search The Auto Channel Content by Date Published

July 2019

Select Another Month